As per the proposal made by the Ministry of Sports in line with the Circular No.SP/SB/09/15 issued by the Presidential Secretariat, Government has declared 25th to 30th January 2016 as the “National Week for Sports and Physical Fitness Promotion” and 30th day for Sports and Physical Fitness Promotion. Accordingly, 25th January has declared as “State and Public Service-Sports and Physical Fitness Day”.
Full moon day cultural festival was held on 27th October 2015 at Cultural Hall, Chavakachcheri which is conducted by Zonal Education Office, Thenmaradchchy with the collaboration of Department of Education, Northern Province.
The results indicate that students from Northern Schools have excelled in Grade 5 scholarship examinations, the Department of Examination published the performance report for the Grade 05 Examination 2015 at their official website www.doenets.lk.
The ceremony of providing permanent appointment letters to the 161 Teachers of the National College of Education, 343 Teacher Assistants and 56 Work Supervisors was held on 9th of May 2015 at the Auditorium of the Jaffna National College of Education, Kopay.
The new Secretary of the Ministry of Education, Cultural Affairs, Sports & Youth Affairs of the Northern Province Mr. R. Raveenthiran assumed duties today on 27th of April, 2015 and he is a senior officer of the Sri Lanka Administrative Service (SLAS) having much experience in the field of Public Administration.